"I have my FIRST mammogram scheduled for Tuesday. Thank you so much for giving me peace of mind. I am so thankful to your organization and the work you are doing to help women. .."
"Thank you so much for the call. You don't know how much it means to me to have the opportunity to finally get a mammogram..."
"Thank you for your work and dedication to helping woman..."
"Thank you so much for my gift of my yearly mammogram..."
"Dr. Sandy, I can't tell you how thankful I am for A Silver Lining Foundation .."
"I'd like to thank you from the bottom of my heart for being there for me during one of the most scariest times in my life..."
"Words can not express how grateful I am. .."
"Thanks so much for being my "silver lining"..."
"I can’t say enough about A Silver Lining Foundation. Back in October, which is breast cancer awareness month, I kept thinking I really need to have a mammogram. It’s been quite a while since I had one. Being out of work for about a year, and having no insurance, I was determined to find someone, somewhere to help me with a low cost or no cost mammogram.
"Thank you so much for making it possible for me to get a much needed mammogram..."
"In a few consecutive beautiful moments she confirmed not only was I now cancer free, but that I would not require either chemo or radiation treatments, and I could start a five-year drug therapy that would reduce my risk of reoccurrence back to that of the normal population. You see my cancer was found at Stage 0. In my annual mammogram.
When I informed Dr. Sandy that I was now not only one of her biggest supporters, but also a poster story for her "Buy a Mom a Mammogram" program her response was this:
Do I believe in karma? Absolutely!.."
"I begin with one of my favorites, A Silver Lining Foundation (ASLF). ASLF works to ensure that every woman has access to quality cancer education and prevention services. They provide vital services to low-income women through partnerships with the city's 3-1-1 center, health organizations throughout Chicago and their signature "Buy a Mom a Mammogram" program. Program Coordinator Kathy Smith welcomes you to "volunteer at the health fairs we participate in, or staff the office." There's also an auxiliary board for young professionals. I love to help with "A Sterling Event," ASLF's annual gala..."
"Several of my family members, including myself, have been affected by Cancer...Running for a charity is a hugely rewarding activity. The knowledge that you are helping others can spur you on when your motivation needs a boost..."
"I applaud Dr. Sandy for her love and passion to A Silver Lining Foundation. God bless A Silver Lining Foundation....always!.."
"A Silver Lining Foundation does great work. I love coming into the office because I know that everyday we are here, we might help save a life..."
"I was very pleased with the excellent care and services provided by Mary Irgo and Loretto Hospital staff in the mammogram department. I have been telling many female associates and friends about A Silver Lining Foundation..."
"What I love about my position is that I am able to give back to the community. I love hearing the joy and seeing the smile on a woman’s face when I tell her “Yes, we can give you a mammogram”..."